Name: Zelma

Origin and Meaning of the Name Zelma

  • Meaning:
    Helmet of God
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (ZEL muh)
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Miscellaneous Info for Zelma

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Zelma is an alternative spelling of the name Selma. Zelma was a popular name at the turn of the century in the US.

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Popularity Rank of Zelma (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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